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  • 4 Tips for Conquering Hat Hair

    4 Tips for Conquering Hat Hair

    Heed these tips from a professional stylist to avoid the static, flatness, and general disarray that results from cold-weather headwear.

  • Great Grooming Moments in Film: Captain Hook

    Great Grooming Moments in Film: Captain Hook

    Here we examine the blundering Mr. Smee’s failed straight razor shave of Captain Hook in Disney’s Peter Pan (1953).

  • Stealth Skincare

    Stealth Skincare

    The last thing a guy wants is shimmery lip balm or moisturizer that results in a reflective forehead, so we’ve come up with the ultimate under-the-radar regimen.

  • The Modern Man’s Guide to Hair Gel

    The Modern Man’s Guide to Hair Gel

    Despite gel’s reputation as a goopy crisping agent for 90’s boy band bouffants, the proper hair gel can be used to achieve styles both cool and contemporary.

  • Why “Organic” Matters For Your Skin and Hair

    Why “Organic” Matters For Your Skin and Hair

    What does "organic" really mean and why should you buy it for your shower ledge? Here we answer some pressing questions about that little green label when it comes to grooming.

  • Taming the Man Brow

    Taming the Man Brow

    Presenting: the ultimate—but incredibly easy—at-home brow care guide for regular guys.

  • Top 10 Reasons to Moisturize

    Top 10 Reasons to Moisturize

    In case you still need some convincing that you should moisturize your face, we’ve compiled ten of the most surprising and compelling arguments—photographic and otherwise.

  • Pillar of Good Grooming: Ulysses S. Grant

    Pillar of Good Grooming: Ulysses S. Grant

    Between the full beard, tousled hair, and military jacket, Ulysses S. Grant could easily pass as a modern-day Brooklyn barfly. Here’s how to groom like the legendary Union general.

  • How To: Conquer Shaving Irritation

    How To: Conquer Shaving Irritation

    Razor bumps, burn, redness, nicks—all these shaving issues tend to get lumped into the catch-all of “irritation.” Justin Virgil, Master Barber at Kiehl's 1851 Spa, is here to help you troubleshoot the shave.

  • Birchbox Man Q&A: Mr. Carmine

    Birchbox Man Q&A: Mr. Carmine

    Yonkers-based custom hairpiece craftsman Carmine Pisacreta told us how to prevent hair loss, how the industry has changed over his half-century in business, and the (unsurprising) movie star every guy secretly wants to look like.

  • Making a Comeback: Bay Rum

    Making a Comeback: Bay Rum

    That fragrance most people associate with Dad’s aftershave is made up of just two things: bay leaves and rum. This vintage scent is back in a big way.

  • Pillar of Good Grooming: Marcello Mastroianni

    Pillar of Good Grooming: Marcello Mastroianni

    These five steps will help you nail the look so you can confidently walk out the door and into your own dolce vita.

  • How To: Massage Your Face Like a Barber

    How To: Massage Your Face Like a Barber

    There’s nothing quite like the vigorous temple and cheek massage you get from your barber before he starts in with the hot lather and straight razor. Here’s how to bring the same magic to your at-home prep.

  • Why Your Beard Needs a Good Elixir

    Why Your Beard Needs a Good Elixir

    After a few weeks of growing out your scruff, you’re likely to experience a touch of beard itch. The solution? A gentle, conditioning beard oil.

  • The Power Broker’s Grooming Routine

    The Power Broker’s Grooming Routine

    Presenting: The ultimate regimen for the Gordon Gekkos and Jack Donaghys of the world.